Cell phone use apps: study participants encouraged to use phones less

Cell phone apps

Sara Korajian’s research into apps that monitor cell phone use was featured on CTV Morning Live Ottawa and OttawaStart.com. The apps' unique functions range from measuring the number of times a cell phone is unlocked to amount of app use and where, to deterrence of overuse. Korajian’s study participants concluded that beating their previous day’s scores became a personal goal.

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